Which Joe gave his name to ‘sloppy joes’? We look at five interesting sandwiches and their lexical origins.
An abnormal fear of falling asleep.
- ‘We have never met a case of Hypnophobia that could not be overcome using these methods.’
- ‘I've gone through several long periods of near constant nightmares, most involving dying, which gave me an understandable case of hypnophobia.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.
From Afghanistan to Zimbabwe, discover surprising and intriguing language facts from around the globe.
The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.